FDA

FDA Authorizes Cheap Rapid At-Home COVID-19 Tests

This clears the way for large groups of people to self-test for COVID-19 and get results quickly.

R. Lawler

FDA Clears First AI Device to Spot Hidden Signs of Covid-19

The armband uses light sensors and a processor to identify a virus biomarker that can cause blood clots.

S. Shah

FDA Director: The Agency Expects to Approve Pfizer's Vaccine After Today's Crucial Hearing

After the panel's vote, Commissioner Stephen Hahn said, the FDA plans to "act quickly."

After a Point-Blank Rejection Letter From the FDA, This Founder Went Back to the Drawing Board

Cindy Whitehead spent years working on a treatment for low sexual desire in women. When the FDA rejected her drug, she disputed the decision with the stories of affected women -- and won.

Hayden Field

Get Ready for Digital Pills: FDA Clears Self-Tracking Drug

The drug, which contains a tiny ingestible sensor, is designed for patients with mental illness.

Michael Kan

Chipotle Hires Former Critic to Help Improve Food Safety

David Acheson, a former official at the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and the U.S. Department of Agriculture, was brought on as an adviser.

Carly Okyle

FDA Investigating Video of Man Peeing on Assembly Line at Kellogg Factory

But don't worry, barely any of the food was affected, company spokesperson says.

Reuters

The FDA Wants to Find Out if Cartoon Drug Ads Are Bad for Consumers

The agency will look into whether the ads obscure important safety and side effect information.

Sy Mukherjee

What Business and Government Should Do When Innovation Outpaces Regulation

Through education, proactive self-regulation and collaboration with regulators, industry leaders can help speed the process of rule-making.

Jan Verleur

FTC Orders 'Brain Training' Company Lumosity to Pay $2 Million Over Deceptive Advertising Practices

'Lumosity simply did not have the science to back up its ads,' said the FTC's director of consumer protection.

Laura Entis